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New York Botanical Garden - John Torrey Collection

This collection consists of the digitized correspondence of John Torrey, a prominent 19th century botanist.



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by Bailey, Jacob Whitman; Torrey, John
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Incoming correspondence from Jacob Whitman Bailey to John Torrey, for 1836-1857. The correspondence discusses botanical topics including publications and plant identifications, particularly of algae, diatoms, microorganisms, and marine sediments. Bailey discusses his own collecting in the United States, as well as his work identifying collections from the United States Exploring Expedition of the Pacific Ocean and surrounding lands.
Topics: Bailey, Jacob Whitman, 1811-1857 -- Correspondence., Torrey, John, 1796-1873 -- Correspondence.,...
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by Parry, C. C. (Charles Christopher); Torrey, John
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Incoming correspondence from Charles Christopher Parry to John Torrey, for 1846-1868. The correspondence discusses botany, botanical surveys and expeditions sponsored by the Smithsonian Institution and other U.S. government agencies. Letters discuss the Emory expedition in New Mexico, and Parry's travels and collection trips to the American West and Southwest.
Topics: Parry, C. C. (Charles Christopher), 1823-1890 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John, 1796-1873 --...
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by Short, Charles Wilkins, 1794-1863
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Carex, Compositae, Cyperaceae, Plants, Short, Charles Wilkins, 1794-1863 --...
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by Emory, William H. (William Hemsley); Torrey, John
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Incoming correspondence from William Hemsley Emory to John Torrey, for 1847-1857. The correspondence discusses Torrey's work identifying specimens collected by Emory and others on a military reconnaissance expedition through the southwestern United States in 1846-1847, and on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey in 1848-1855.
Topics: Emory, William H. (William Hemsley), 1811-1887 -- Correspondence., Torrey, John, 1796-1873 --...
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by Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas); Torrey, John
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1 folder (2 letters). Incoming correspondence from J.N. Nicollet to John Torrey, for 1841-1843. The correspondence discusses Nicollet's travel in the upper Mississippi River Valley while mapping the region for the Bureau of the Corps of Topographical Engineers and his request for Torrey to identify and describe the plants collected.
Topics: Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843 -- Correspondence., Torrey, John, 1796-1873 --...
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Incoming correspondence from John Charles Fremont to John Torrey, for 1842-1849. The correspondence discusses Fremont's expeditions to the American West and Torrey's work identifying and describing plants collected on the expeditions.
Topics: Fremont, John Charles, 1813-1890 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John, 1796-1873 -- Correspondence,...
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Incoming correspondence from Arthur Carl Victor Schott to John Torrey, for 1851-1869. The correspondence discusses Schott's work on the Emory expedition surveying the boundary between the United States and Mexico.
Topics: Schott, Arthur, 1814-1875 -- Correspondence., Torrey, John, 1796-1873 -- Correspondence., United...
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by Torrey Botanical Club
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Topic: Plants
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by Palmer, Edward; Torrey, John
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1 folder (1 letter). Incoming correspondence from Edward Palmer to John Torrey, for 1867. The correspondence discusses a request for Torrey to identify and describe plants collected on an expedition to the American West.
Topics: Palmer, Edward, 1831-1911 -- Correspondence, Torrey, John, 1796-1873 -- Correspondence., Plants --...
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1 folder (8 letters). Incoming correspondence from Charles Wilkes to John Torrey, for 1847-1858. The correspondence discusses the United States Exploring Expedition led by Wilkes during 1838-1842.
Topics: Wilkes, Charles, 1798-1877 -- Correspondence., Torrey, John, 1796-1873 -- Correspondence., United...
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by Torrey Botanical Club
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Morgan, Maria
Topic: Plants
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by Rafinesque, C. S. (Constantine Samuel), 1783-1840
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Topics: Herbarium, Botanical specimens, Carex, Cyperaceae, Fossils, Minerals, Plants, Sclerotium (Genus),...
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by Bogenhard, Carl, 1811-1853
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Drugstores, Botanical specimens, Chemistry, Bogenhard, Carl, 1811-1853, Torrey, John, 1796-1873,...
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Herbarium, Botanical specimens, Cerastium, Saxifraga, Durand, Elias, 1794-1873, Torrey, John,...
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by Agardh, C. A. (Carl Adolf), 1785-1859
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by Brackenridge, William D.(William Dunlop),1810-1893
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Asplenium, Cercis, Polybotrya, Pteris, Sarracenia, Brackenridge, William D....
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by Gibbes, Lewis Reeves,1810-1894
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Herbarium, Botanical specimens, Cyperaceae, Gibbes, Lewis Reeves, 1810-1894, Torrey, John,...
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by Curtis, M. A.(Moses Ashley),1808-1872
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Herbarium, Botanical specimens, Andropogon, Aristida, Brickellia, Carex, Coreopsis, Cyperaceae,...
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by Agardh, C. A.(Carl Adolf),1785-1859
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Topics: Botanical specimens, Agardh, C. A. (Carl Adolf), 1785-1859, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Berzelius,...
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Basilosaurus, Botanical specimens, Carex, Chemistry, Compositae, Cyperaceae, Ranunculus, Rhus...
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by Torrey Botanical Club
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Morgan, Maria
Topic: Plants
Torrey, John, 1796-1873
Topic: Fungi
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by Holton, Isaac F.(Isaac Farwell)
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Carex, Chemistry, Plants, Money, Holton, Isaac F. (Isaac Farwell), Torrey,...
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by Hooker, William Jackson,Sir,1785-1865
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Carex, Plants, Hooker, William Jackson, Sir, 1785-1865, Torrey, John,...
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by Chapman, A. W.(Alvan Wentworth),1809-1899
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Baptisia, Carex, Eleocharis, Gentiana, Habenaria, Plants, Pteris, Smilax,...
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Barite, Botanical specimens, Chemistry, Geology, Magnesium sulfate, Mineralogy, Eaton, Amos,...
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Basilosaurus, Botanical specimens, Carex, Chemistry, Compositae, Cyperaceae, Ranunculus, Rhus...
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by Agardh, Jacob Georg, 1813-1901
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Pritzel (2nd ed.)
Topic: Plants
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by Bigelow, John M.(John Milton),1804-1878
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Aristolochiaceae, Cactaceae, Callitriche, Compositae, Ericaceae, Echinocactus,...
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Basilosaurus, Botanical specimens, Carex, Chemistry, Compositae, Cyperaceae, Ranunculus, Rhus...
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by Choisy, Jacques Denys,1799-1859
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Convolvulaceae, Choisy, Jacques Denys, 1799-1859, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Gray, Asa, 1810-1888,...
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by Baldwin, William, 1779-1819; Bonpland, Aimé,1773-1858
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Baldwin, William, 1779-1819, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Bolívar, Simón,...
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Chemistry, Electric batteries, Electricity, Experiments, Henry, Joseph,...
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Basilosaurus, Botanical specimens, Carex, Chemistry, Compositae, Cyperaceae, Ranunculus, Rhus...
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Basilosaurus, Botanical specimens, Carex, Chemistry, Compositae, Cyperaceae, Ranunculus, Rhus...
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by Ørsted, A. S. (Anders Sandøe), 1816-1872
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Torrey, John, 1796-1873
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Basilosaurus, Botanical specimens, Carex, Chemistry, Compositae, Cyperaceae, Ranunculus, Rhus...
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Basilosaurus, Botanical specimens, Carex, Chemistry, Compositae, Cyperaceae, Ranunculus, Rhus...
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by Dewey, Chester,1784-1867
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Brucite, Carex, Chemistry, Entomology, Fossils, Geological specimens, Geology,...
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by Carey, John,1797-1880; Carey, John,Jr
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Amaranthaceae, Artemisia, Botanical specimens, Bromeliaceae, Carex, Compositae, Cyperaceae,...
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by Alioth, Friedrich Sigmund,1819-1878
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Herbaria, Alioth, Friedrich Sigmund, 1819-1878, Torrey, John, 1796-1873,...
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by Baird, Spencer Fullerton,1823-1887
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Pacific railroads, Explorations and surveys, Plants, Thuja, Surveys, Baird,...
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by Abbott, Austin,active 1822
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Abbott, Austin, active 1822, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Porter, Jacob,...
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by Andrews, Timothy Langdon,1819-1908
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Echinocystis, Plants, Andrews, Timothy Langdon, 1819-1908, Torrey, John,...
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by Downing, A. J.(Andrew Jackson),1815-1852
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Corema conradii, Wardian cases, Belknap, William G. (William Goldsmith),...
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by Blake, William P.(William Phipps),1826-1910
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Quercus, Blake, William P. (William Phipps), 1826-1910, Torrey, John,...
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by Abert, J. W.(James William),1820-1897
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Plants, Abert, J. W. (James William), 1820-1897, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Emory, William H....
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by Henry, T. Charlton(Thomas Charlton)1825-1877
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Plants, Anna's hummingbird, Datura stramonium, Henry, T. Charlton (Thomas...
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by Carpenter, William Marbury,1811-1848
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Mineralogy, Cyperaceae, Justicia, Niobium, Niobium ores, Onoclea, Plants,...
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by Walker-Arnott, George Arnott,1799-1868
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Apocynaceae, Compositae, Cyperaceae, Rubiaceae, Scrophulariaceae, Solanaceae,...
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by Greville, Robert Kaye,1794-1866
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Algae, Botanical literature, Botanical specimens, Carex, Cyperaceae, Greville, Robert Kaye,...
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by Olney, Stephen T. (Stephen Thayer), 1812-1878
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Topics: Agrostis, Algae, Botanical specimens, Carex, Cyperaceae, Cyperus, Eleocharis, Elymus, Juncus,...
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by Beckwith, E. G.(Edward Griffin),1818-1881
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Beckwith, E. G. (Edward Griffin), 1818-1881, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Baird,...
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by Bachman, John, 1790-1874
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Finding aid for the John Torrey papers available from the LuEsther T. Mertz Library, New York Botanical Garden and online
Topic: Plants
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by Barratt, Joseph,1796-1882
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Herbarium, Plants, Botanical specimens, Botrychium, Carex, Chemistry, Colchicum, Lygodium palmatum,...
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by Aiken, William E.A.(William Edward Augustin),1807-1888
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Aiken, William E.A. (William Edward Augustin), 1807-1888, Torrey, John,...
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by Torrey Botanical Club
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Morgan, Maria
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by Antisell, Thomas,1817-1893
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Agave, Botanical specimens, Geological specimens, Geology, Chemistry, Plants, Antisell, Thomas,...
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by Cooper, William,1798?-1864
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Arum, Botanical specimens, Carex, Larus, Ornithology, Peltandra, Ruppia, Zoological specimens,...
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by Alvord, Benjamin,1813-1884
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Electromagnetism, Plants, Silphium (Genus), Alvord, Benjamin, 1813-1884,...
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by Bigelow, Jacob,1786-1879
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Plants, Classification, Rhododendron, Rubus, Scirpus, Vaccinium, Bigelow,...
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by Pattison, S. R
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Topic: Paleobotany
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by McMinn, J. M.(Joseph M.)
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Carex, Compositae, Cyperaceae, Plants, McMinn, J. M. (Joseph M.), Torrey,...
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by Hochstein, Anthony,1828 or 1829-1911
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical illustration, Hochstein, Anthony, 1828 or 1829-1911, Torrey, John, 1796-1873
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by Torrey Botanical Club
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Topic: Plants
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by Boykin, Samuel,1786-1848
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Arabis, Aristolochia, Baccharis, Brasenia, Cucurbitaceae, Delphinium,...
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by Torrey Botanical Club
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Topic: Plants
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by Case, Loyal, 1807-1865
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Finding aid for the John Torrey papers available from the LuEsther T. Mertz Library, New York Botanical Garden and online
Topic: Prospecting
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by Boott, William 1805-1886
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Finding aid for the John Torrey papers available from the LuEsther T. Mertz Library, New York Botanical Garden and online
Topic: Dryopteris
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by Bentham, George,1800-1884
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Plants, Chorizanthe, Compositae, Cyperaceae, Eriogonum, Malvaceae,...
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by Dix, Dorothea Lynde,1802-1887
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Dix, Dorothea Lynde, 1802-1887, Torrey, John, 1796-1873, Bartram, John,...
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by Alden, Bradford Ripley,1811-1870; Alden, Roger,1754-1836
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Botanical specimens, Medicine, Textbooks, Alden, Bradford Ripley, 1811-1870, Torrey, John,...
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by Baltzell, George F., active 1838-1856
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Finding aid for the John Torrey papers available from the LuEsther T. Mertz Library, New York Botanical Garden and online
Topic: Plants
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by Croom, Hardy Bryan,1797-1837
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John Torrey Papers (PP), Archives, The New York Botanical Garden
Topics: Herbarium, Botanical specimens, Anoles, Argemone, Baptisia, Citrus, Cleome, Hibiscus, Malva,...
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by Dall, William Healey, 1845-1927
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Finding aid for the John Torrey papers available from the LuEsther T. Mertz Library, New York Botanical Garden and online
Topic: Western Union Telegraph Expedition (1865-1867)